What Happened on January 30, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Christian Bale, Wales, actor (Empire of the Sun, Little Women)
  • Jemima Khan, English socialite
  • Martina Jerant, Windsor Ontario, basketball center (Olympics-96)
  • Robert Rollins, cricketer (big-hitting Essex wicketkeeper-batsman)

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Whitty, cricketer (37 wkts v South Africa 1910-11 series), dies